John Hersey

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American journalist, novelist, professor

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According to Wikipedia, John Richard Hersey was an American writer and journalist. He is considered one of the earliest practitioners of the so-called New Journalism, in which storytelling techniques of fiction are adapted to non-fiction reportage. In 1999, Hiroshima, Hersey's account of the aftermath of the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima, Japan, was adjudged the finest work of American journalism of the 20th century by a 36-member panel associated with New York University's journalism department.

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John Hersey's Published Works

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What Are John Hersey's Academic Contributions?

John Hersey is most known for their academic work in the field of education. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of and communications.

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